Notice of Violation [Transportation] Law and Legal Definition

According to 49 CFR 386.2 [Title 49 – Transportation; Subtitle B -- Other Regulations Relating to Transportation; Chapter III -- Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Department of Transportation; Subchapter B -- Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations; Part 386 -- Rules of Practice for Motor Carrier, Broker, Freight Forwarder, and Hazardous Materials Proceedings; Subpart A -- Scope of Rules; Definitions and General Provisions], Notice of Violation (NOV) means “a document alleging a violation of the FMCSRs, HMRs, or FMCCRs, for which corrective action, other than payment of a civil penalty, is recommended.”